Grant Shaft and Duaine Espegard column: Board led ‘exhaustive’ efforts to win approval
On April 8, the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education directed UND to retire the Fighting Sioux nickname and logo. As expected, a significant amount of discussion has unfolded regarding this decision. The most common criticism is that the board did not give the Standing Rock Sioux tribe a chance to vote on the nickname and logo issue. In response, we offer the following summary of board actions.Word count: 1362
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